FreeBSD : mpg123 buffer overflow (15e0e963-02ed-11d9-a209-00061bc2ad93)

high Nessus Plugin ID 36791
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VPR Score: 5.5


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The mpg123 software version 0.59r contains a buffer overflow vulnerability which may permit the execution of arbitrary code as the owner of the mpg123 process.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36791

File Name: freebsd_pkg_15e0e96302ed11d9a20900061bc2ad93.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Published: 4/23/2009

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.5

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mpg123, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mpg123-esound, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mpg123-nas, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 9/14/2004

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/16/2003

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0805